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Feature Statistic Saint Martin

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
1A.ADM2Hhistorical second-order administrative divisiona former second-order administrative division
1A.PCLIXsection of independent political entity
2 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
15H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
10H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
6H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
3H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
3H.RFreef(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material
2H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
1H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
1H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
1H.ANCHanchoragean area where vessels may anchor
1H.AIRSseaplane landing areaa place on a waterbody where floatplanes land and take off
1H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
1H.SHOLshoal(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material
45 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
1L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
1 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
49P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
4P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
54 Total for P
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
27S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
3S.MARmarinaa harbor facility for small boats, yachts, etc.
1S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
1S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
1S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
33 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
25T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
15T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
7T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
6T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
5T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
2T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
1T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
1T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
1T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
1T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
64 Total for T
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